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Stefanie

Stefanie
Bio: I'm an Acquisition professional with an amazing son and husband. I was diagnosed with non hodgkin's lymphoma. The initial symptoms that took me to the doctor were due to my kidney failing because of the tumor pressing on…more
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: follicular
Cancer Symptoms: Nausea, fatigue, lower back pain, night sweats
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Bendamustine + Rituximab starting 3/17/15 for six months. Side effects: fatigue, nausea, vomiting, hair thinning.

Rdc101

Rdc101
Bio: My strong, healthy husband - partner in a CPA firm and avid CrossFit enthusiast, was recently diagnosed with Follicular Large Cell Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma at age 46. He is confident and feeling positive about his prognosis, and I am here…more
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Follicular Non Hodgkin Lymphoma - Grade 3A Large Cell
Cancer Symptoms: Enlarged lymph nodes in neck for the past two years, which two physicians dismissed

Mark

Mark
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Follicular Lymphoma
Cancer Symptoms: Before diagnosis I had no discernible symptoms. After Diagnosis, I was able to look back in time a bit, and realize I had a few symptoms that I ignored. Night sweats, severe chronic fatigue, sleeplessness.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: I have had 6 months of chemo, consisting of Rutuxin and Bendamustin or Treanda. Found that I was deathly allergic to the Rutuxin, and fought that drug all the way through the chemo infusions.

April

April
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Indolent B-Cell Follicular Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
Cancer Symptoms: Swollen lymph node on jaw in front of ear and swollen lymph nodes on neck

Ranae

Ranae
Bio: 57 year old married, mother of 2 great young women. I'm a pediatric cardiologist, living and practicing in CA. I was diagnosed after I developed extreme weakness, to the point I couldn't breathe on my own and had to…more
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Follicular type
Cancer Symptoms: Extreme fatigue and weakness, shortness of breath
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Rituximab X 6 Treanda X 12 Aching, fatigue, nausea, weakness
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November 22, 2016

Plainfield , CT 06374

January 12, 1984

Cancer Fighter

Cancer Info

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Follicular Lymphoma

November 16

Stage 4

over 6.1

Yes

Tamoxifen

Rituxan

I hate knowing this is going to effect my two children.

Patience

Send a text, call, email. Make a meal or bring take out. Come lend a hand by taking the kids around the block on their bikes.

Lymph node swelling neck, armpits, groin, stomach pain

Lymph node removed from armpit, groin, and lumpectomy 11/16/2016

Bendamustine & Rituxan

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